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Yakobo Yakobo

Yakobo

Yakobo is 6 years old and lives in the Tanzania

Waiting for 12 months

About Yakobo

Yakobo's Project

Yakobo's Country

About Yakobo

Male

GENDER

Male

06/09/2014

BIRTHDAY

06/09/2014

Tanzania

COUNTRY

Tanzania

Guardian(s):

  • Mother, 
  • Father

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Mother/Female Guardian Occupation:



Correspondence Language:


Hobbies:

  • Group Games
  • Hide and Seek

Education:

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 1, 
  • Favourite subject: Reading

Yakobo's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Leaves/Grass/Thatch, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Dirt

Yakobo's Country

Country:

Tanzania

Capital City:

Dodoma

Population:

55 million

Life expectancy:

male 61.6 years, female 64.6 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 77.2%, rural 45.5%

Population with improved sanitation:

15.6%

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

13.7%

Literacy Rate:

male 83.2%, female 73.1%

Child Labour:

29%

Religion:

Christian 61.4%, Muslim 35.2%, folk religion 1.8%, other 0.2%, unaffiliated 1.4% (2010)

Percentage living below the poverty line:

22.8%

A little bit of history

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